This two day forum will focus on what we can do to transition to an environmentally sustainable and resilient healthcare system. Dr David Pencheon OBE, founder director of the National Health Services's Sustainable Development Unit in the UK, will be delivering a keynote address on Day two of the forum.
CAHA are organising this forum in partnership with Western Health and the Institute of Healthcare Engineering Australia. Day 1 will will concentrate on environmental sustainability in building design solutions. Day 2 will bring in the policy, current research, case study presentations, opportunities for collaboration, networking and information exchanges with likeminded colleagues. At the end of day 2, attendees will be given an opportunity to 'pitch' a project, with $1,000 awarded to the best ideas as seed funding.
Date: Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 May
Location: Western Centre for Health care Research Education, Sunshine Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria
Cost: $50 per day